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Letter from William Allen White to James Hulme Canfield

Author:
White, William Allen, 1868-1944
Date:
1901-11-08
Description:
William Allen White believes that Cyrus Leland should be appointed to the pension position as had been promised by William McKinley. Senator Burton may be angered by the appointment, but he would be angry at anyone being appointed who was not of his own choosing. White reviews the many supporters of Leland.
Subject:
Employees--Appointment, qualifications, tenure, etc., Party discipline, Patronage, Political, Press and politics, Kansas, Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ), Leland, Cyrus, 1841-1917, Burton, Joseph Ralph, 1852-1923
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o35781
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